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  1. Thursday, February 26, 2015Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2015 | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... EAGLES, HOUNDS ADVANCE - Caleb Smith poured in 29 points as 11 Bulls scored in Bridgeport's 90-33 dismantling of Venus in the 4A Region I bi-district game. Decatur took down Alvarado 54-35 behind 19 points from freshman Mason Hix. Slidell senior ...

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  2. Lenora Rolla Heritage CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... work during a juried art show at the Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum in Fort Worth on Thursday. A painting titled Venus by Cedar Hill-based artist Ebony Lewis is on display at a juried art show at the Lenora Rolla Heritage Center Museum in Fort ...

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  3. Woman dies after stepdaughter's Air Force trainee ex-boyfriend...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... wound to the head, the Marion County Sheriff's Office told Daily Mail Online. Pollard, an Air Force trainee from Venus, Texas, also shot Mrs Hutson's husband Richard, 36, when he stormed into the house after midnight. Mary Lou Hutson, 55, died after ...

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  4. Florida woman dies weeks after Christmas Day shootingRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2015 | KSWO

    ... hree children ages 17, 15 and 12 hid in the bathroom before fleeing to a neighbor's house. Pollard drove from his home Venus, Texas, just before the shooting. He fatally shot himself hours later after authorities spotted him driving on Interstate 10.

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  5. Reptile breeding conference in Arlington is a slithering sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... who quickly reached to help her with the wriggling reptile. Several rows over, Antonio, 12, and Javier Aguilera, 9, of Venus, checked out snakes with their mother while waiting their turn to hold an adult yellow, black and brown Jungle carpet ...

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  6. U.S. Geological Survey confirms minor quake in Midlothian Thursday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of the old Texas Stadium site, give or take. That jibes with earlier Twitter reports of a quake being felt near Venus earlier today. And while you're no doubt wondering what's causing these, well, the USGS provides a lengthy but helpful note at the ...

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  7. Missing Iraq vet reported safe in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    An Iraq veteran with depression, post traumatic stress disorder and a brain injury who had been missing since before the new year is said to be safe in Indiana. Joseph Jennings, 33, left his Venus home on foot with only his ID in his possession last Monday, according to the Johnson County Sheriff's Department.

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  8. Missing Texas vet located in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Family, friends, and volunteers scoured fields in Johnson County looking for him. Those close to Jennings said the Venus resident stormed out of his house after an argument. Read or Share this story: http://ww ...

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  9. Iraq Veteran from North Texas MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | NBC Dallas

    Joseph Jennings, 33, left his residence Dec. 29 at about 7 p.m., only taking his driver's license with him. Jennings was last seen in the 14000 block of County Road 511 in Venus, wearing a dark blue jacket, overalls, black duty boots and an Iraqi Freedom baseball hat.

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  10. 23-year-old drives 15 hours to shoot girlfriend's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | News10.net

    ... 55, of Marion Oaks, Fla., was shot four times Christmas morning as she opened the door to Preston Pollard, 23, of Venus, Texas. VENUS, Texas - A man spent Christmas Eve on a 15-hour drive to Florida, apparently bent on getting revenge on his former ...

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  11. Mary Lou Hutson, 55, of Marion Oaks, Fla., was shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    VENUS, Texas - A man spent Christmas Eve on a 15-hour drive to Florida, apparently bent on getting revenge on his former girlfriend's stepmother, authorities said. By early Christmas morning, Preston Pollard, 23-year-old drives 15 hours to shoot girlfriend's family VENUS, Texas - A man spent Christmas Eve on a 15-hour drive to Florida, apparently bent on getting revenge on his former girlfriend's stepmother, authorities said.

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  12. Man drives 15 hours to shoot girlfriend's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... 55, of Marion Oaks, Fla., was shot four times Christmas morning as she opened the door to Preston Pollard, 23, of Venus, Texas. VENUS, Texas ( USA TODAY ) -- A man spent Christmas Eve on a 15-hour drive to Florida, apparently bent on getting revenge ...

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  13. Police: Venus man drove to Fla., killed man, self on ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2014 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... Preston Pollard's father says something must have gone wrong to lead his son to shoot two people in Florida Police: Venus man drove to Fla., killed man, self on Christmas 23-year-old Preston Pollard's father says something must have gone wrong to ...

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  14. Venus man drove to Florida, shot couple, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    A gunman believed to be a former correctional officer from Venus drove more than 1,000 miles on Christmas Eve, reaching a small town in central Florida just after midnight, where he knocked on a door and fatally shot the man who opened it, Florida authorities said Friday. The gunman, identified as Preston Daniel Pollard, 23, drove off.

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  15. Texas man kills self after shooting coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | News 4 Jax

    A man is dead and his wife is in critical condition following a Christmas morning shooting at their Ocala home. Authorities say the Venus, Texas, man suspected of shooting them fatally shot himself a few hours later as he fled from law enforcement in Florida's Panhandle.

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  16. Police: Texas man killed self after shooting Florida coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    A man is dead and his wife is in critical condition following a Christmas morning shooting at their Ocala home. Authorities say the Venus, Texas, man suspected of shooting them fatally shot himself a few hours later as he fled from law enforcement in Florida's Panhandle.

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  17. Shooter kills himself after Marion Oaks homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... pursued his vehicle, according to a Marion County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman. Preston Daniel Pollard. 23, drove from Venus, Texas to open fire in the Marion Oaks home where his ex-girlfriend is believed to have lived, spokeswoman Lauren Lettelier ...

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  18. NASA's plan for a floating city above VenusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Click2Houston

    Imagine a blimp city floating 30 miles above the scorching surface of Venus -- a home for a team of astronauts studying one of the solar system's most inhospitable planets. NASA is currently doing just that; floating a concept that could one day see a 30-day manned mission to Earth's closest planetary neighbor.

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  19. Earthquake jars Johnson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    Earthquake jars Johnson County A 3.4-magnitude earthquake struck in an area near Venus late Saturday night Check out this story on WFAA.com: The U.S. Geological Survey confirms a 3.4-magnitude earthquake struck in an area near Venus at 11:52 p.m. We had a number of calls from residents in Johnson and Ellis counties area who felt it, but no one reported any damage. This is the latest in a series of earthquakes to hit North Texas this month.

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  20. Texas Officials Suspect Arson is Rash of FiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | FireHouse.com

    Nov. 25--Firefighters from all Johnson County and several out of county departments responded to reports of multiple homes and structures on fire at 12:06 p.m. in the 8500 block of Reese Road near Venus. The fire consumed at least 10 acres and caused substantial damage but no injuries, Cleburne Assistant Fire Chief Keith Scarbrough said.

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